Allendale Branch Library will host their first Holiday Literary Festival & Tree Lighting on Saturday, December 8 from 4 to 6 p.m. at Allendale Branch Library, 1130 S. Marengo Ave., Pasadena.
Xochitl-Julisa Bermejo, Dorian Cohen, Monica Lee Copeland, Chris Erskine, Michael C Ford, Naomi Hirahara, Reynaldo Macias, Abel Prudhomme, Luivette Resto, Ellen Snortland, and Lynne Thompson headline a stellar roster of poets and authors who will explore the “true meanings” of the holidays in works ranging from the irreverent and satirical to the spiritual and devotional.
The evening’s festivities will conclude with the lighting of the Allendale Park Christmas Tree at 5:30 p.m. Refreshments will be served.
Presented in partnership with Madison Heights Neighborhood Association and Pasadena Public Works Department. For more information, contact Shauna Redmond at (626) 744-7260 or firstname.lastname@example.org.